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Alaska Science Forum: A walk through the UAF Cold Preserve

...rather than ski. A trail designated for dog walking offers the straightest line, just more than one mile.The dog-trail network consists of a few loops through the heart of the North Campus area. In winter, boots and paws press a path one foot...
'Fat bike' enterprises gain traction in Anchorage

ANCHORAGE - You see them on the city's trail network: chunky black rubber tires powered by thunder-cracking thighs. Fat bikes are almost as ubiquitous as cross-country skis on...
New valley Nordic trails now groomed for a new map of the extended trail network, but Kreinheder reported skiers...said they hope to extend the groomed trail network so that skiers can eventually ski...leave a vehicle each end and ski the trail network one way.
Unexploded ordnance found near trail system

...out there." Warning signs and red ribbons were posted at the trailhead at 16.2 Mile Denali Highway and along the trail network, she said. A trail improvement worker found the unexploded ordnance Thursday about five miles from the highway...
Villagers take precautions against snowmobile thugs

...force trauma to her abdomen. Villagers commute to Bethel, a city of 6,000, for work, shopping or flights using a trail network. Last January, Jim Napoka was traveling to Bethel from Atmautluak when he saw four snowmobilers headed his way...
Eaglecrest Master Plan necessary to spur discussion about ski area

...perplexing, because while many Juneau residents express an interest in renting a cabin to camp or using an expanded trail network to bicycle or hike, it seems unlikely that charges for these off-season activities could even approach the winter-use...
UAF police driving battery-powered ATV

...range and speed to be a useful tool for the police. Most of the UAF campus can be reached by car, but an extensive trail network is also part of the territory covered by campus police. In the summer, McGee said the area is patrolled regularly...
Surveys show support for summer tourism development

...improvements, multi-use trails, cabins or hostels, additional operations buildings, snowmaking improvements, a trail network (connecting upper and lower loops and possible further out like Dan Moller and Hilda Point), mountain biking and...
Trails, not roads

...outstanding cycling and pedestrian trail system. In conjunction with the award-winning city transit program, an expanded trail network would be a crown jewel for the city. What a tremendous gift that would be to Juneau's 21st-century inhabitants...
Play dead or fight? The answer might surprise

...electrical fence is Timothy Treadwell. The eccentric young bear activist plopped his camp in the middle of a brown bear trail network in the Katmai National Park wilderness. Treadwell and his female friend were eaten by a brown bear that approached...


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